The White House is the official residence and principal workplace of the
President of the United .... The main residence, as well as foundations of the
house, were built largely by enslaved and free...
Construction on the President's House began in 1792 in Washington, D.C., ...
provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol,
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articles, ... Built at a cost of $232,372, the two-story house was not quite
1 day ago ... During her 2016 Democratic National Convention speech, Michelle Obama
asserted that the White House had been built using slave labor.
1 day ago ... Bill OReilly is rite! Da slaves dat built da WhiteHouse were "well fed & had decent
lodgings" which R good things 2 have inbetween whippings.
The building of an executive mansion to house the president's family and ... the
president was enormous: four times larger than the house as it was built in 1800.
1 day ago ... “I wake up every morning in a house that was built by slaves,” Michelle Obama
said on Monday night at the Democratic convention.
8 hours ago ... UPDATE: Bill O'Reilly addressed the controversy over his comments that the
slaves who built the White House were "well-fed" and lived in ...
1 day ago ... "I wake up every morning in a house (the White House) that was built by slaves."
— Michelle Obama on Monday, July 25th, 2016 in a speech at ...
According to the White House's official website, Irish-born architect James Hoban
oversaw the original construction of the building in 1792 to 1800. Hoban also ...